A full-time officiant who has performed hundreds of ceremonies in the Boulder, Estes Park, Telluride & Durango areas, Lisa provides fully-customized storytelling ceremonies with beauty, depth, heart & soul, and limits her number of weddings yearly in order to know her couples exceptionally well. Couples who reach out to Lisa feel that the ceremony itself is the most important part of their day, and would like an officiant who will not only feel like family by the time they stand for their ceremony, but who will continue to know and guide them as their family minister in the years to come.
Lisa graduated from One Spirit Interfaith Seminary in New York and is an ordained Interspiritual Minister. She has years of experience working with couples of all secular, religious and spiritual-but-not-religious styles. In the past, Lisa officiated 70+ fully-customized ceremonies per year, but now limits her fully-customized ceremonies to 30 per year with the priority to facilitate a true bond with each and every one of her couples. She has officiated over 300 weddings ceremonies since her ordination, plus new home blessings, baby blessings and other important life passages.
Fully-customized ceremony to tell each couple's story, spark laughter, evoke tears, engage guests and inspire. The common response to Lisa's ceremonies is "That was the best ceremony I've ever seen!"
Special steps and activities that prepare couples to cross the threshold into married life. The process is reflective and profound, so that when couples say "I do", they really feel it in their bones.
Guidance to write vows, choose wedding readings, decide how to honor or involve important family members and friends in the ceremony, and to pick or create special mini rituals within the ceremony that have deep meaning and are unique for each couple.
Lisa officiates the following types of wedding ceremonies:
Lisa provides officiant services in the Boulder, Lyons, Estes Park, Denver, Telluride & Durango areas, and all along the Colorado Front Range.
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Cassidy · Married on 10/13/2018
Lisa MADE our day.
Lisa made our ceremony so unique and meaningful. Everyone came up to us after the ceremony asking how long we had known her because she talked about us as if we had been long time friends. I can't recommend her enough for your big day. She took the time to ask questions about the big and little details about our relationships and made the most important moment of our day one of the most memorable for our guests. During the ceremony Lisa was so "present" and just an overall calming force. I can't imagine the day without her. We can't thank you enough, Lisa!
Lauren T. · Married on 10/10/2018
Amazing, without a doubt!
We loved our time with Lisa. The only downfall was that we didn't get to spend enough time with her! She curated the perfect ceremony for our special day. We live out of state, but Lisa spent time with us over the phone several times before we met and captured our personalities in the most perfect way. We can't recommend her enough. Miss you, Lisa!
Danielle · Married on 09/01/2018
First things first, we feel so lucky and so honored to have had Lisa as our wedding officiant. To say that Lisa is AMAZING would be a major understatement.
When we started planning our wedding we knew that the ceremony itself was supposed to be a big deal, but we didn’t know how to make that happen. We researched so many different officiants and most of them had a fill-in-the-blank kind of style where they had maybe three our four ‘standard’ ceremony scripts. You give them your money, they plug your names in to their template. Icky.
Then we found Lisa. Lisa really took the time to get to know us and make a genuine connection. We had two or three long phone calls with her (which felt juts like talking to an old friend) and we filled out her questionnaire with the a few basic details. What we got back from her in the first draft of the ceremony script was beyond expectation - it was so much more than we felt like we had put in to it. It was 100% us. My husband and I read through the draft, we cried together, and then we thanked the google gods for Lisa.
The day of our wedding, so many people stopped us to tell us how much they loved Lisa. People kept asking, “Is she a family member?” and “How long have you all known each other?” My favorite was, “You are so lucky to have a professional speaker in your family!” Truly, I can’t think of any higher praise than that. Our nearest and dearest all thought Lisa was either a family member or close friend based on how well the ceremony fit our personalities and our relationship. We are so grateful to her for all of the hard work and love that she put in to our wedding. She is a beautiful speaker and a beautiful person.
What a great company to work with. We highly recommend! Thanks again, Denver Wedding Films, LLC
I worked with Lisa for a wedding at River Bends in Lyons. She is wonderful! She stands out above other officiants I have worked with in the depth of connection she had with the bride and groom and how much she clearly cared for the union she was orchestrating. Every word she spoke was sincere and meaningful. And from a dj's stand point she was super easy and fun to get along with and work with for the ceremony! I would highly recommend her. -Shaun Piazza Sound Slingers